Afternoon

  • Afternoon is taking a break

    Hello everyone, This isn't an easy update to write, but I have made the decision to discontinue Afternoon's current range of sewing patterns. PDF p...
  • Call for sewing pattern testers

    Dear makers, I am working on two new patterns for Afternoon and would like to find out if some of you lovely people would like to be involved with ...
  • New pattern: the Candy blouse

    Bring back the era of the blouse, I say! It can seem a little outmoded, but the blouse is such a wonderful wardrobe staple. Contemporary stretch f...
  • House & Leisure Rising Stars 2015

    Happy and honoured to be listed by House & Leisure as a Rising Star for 2015!Check out Afternoon on their website and vote. You stand a chance ...
  • An Amy Skirt Update

    Summer is just around the bend, and we've taken your feedback on board to offer an improved sewing experience for the Amy skirt.What does the Amy s...
  • Our Etsy shop is open for business!

    Afternoon is expanding over on Etsy! If you're looking for sewing supplies, pop on over to our Etsy store for a lovely selection of haberdashery al...
  • Behind the Scenes: Sewing Pattern Shoot

    Afternoon is opening an Etsy shop! We're bringing you beautifully designed, mod and easy-to-use sewing patterns, both locally and internationally.A...
  • Afternoon is in Ideas magazine!

    Afternoon is getting into the swing of spring with Ideas magazine! Inspired by the bursts of colour heralding a new season, Lizel Cloete takes you ...
  • Misprints, mistakes and making Michele

    The year is marching swiftly on and as the weather takes a chilly turn, many of us (myself included!) are turning to the sewing machine for some cr...
  • Learn to sew with Afternoon and Annapatat!

    The wonderful Annapatat is hosting a series of Love at First Stitch sewing classes, teaching you how to make your own beautifully handmade, wearabl...
  • Bow ties for sale on The Handlers!

    I am super excited to say that Afternoon's slim line bow ties are for sale now on The Handlers!Beautiful range of quality cotton prints, lovingly h...
  • New Pattern: Introducing the Michele Dress!

    Good gracious. In the chaos and excitement of Design Indaba, I completely neglected to formally introduce to you... the Michele Dress! There's noth...